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Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction
4.10
it was ok
It was mildly interesting. I wouldn't really recommend if you have taken stats and know basic ideas behind thinking fast and slow.
Jun 08, 2016
Oct 18, 2015
 
Stories of Your Life and Others
4.26
it was amazing
absolutely amazing reading experience.

very good for challenging assumptions and raising new fun questions

black-mirror esq but smarter.
Aug 19, 2016
Dec 26, 2015
 
Proust Was a Neuroscientist
3.82
it was amazing
Mind blowingly good. Page turner.

Awesome material (bridging science and art), witty prose, and all the quotes and back stories of great minds. Best no
...more
Jun 19, 2016
Jun 07, 2016
 
Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code
4.22
Oddly reminds me of Pinker’s sense of style — I suppose coding is more about communicating to another human (or a future self) than to machines
Aug 26, 2018
Aug 26, 2018
 
Beyond Culture
3.93
it was amazing
Wow.
Brain sugar.
Every paragraph makes a great coffee/meal conversation.
A whole new way to model relationships between all things.
Dec 28, 2015
Dec 26, 2015
 
Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays
3.83
it was amazing
Such brains. Things seems less chaotic and more kind/relatable through the author’s perspectives. The essay on DFW’s hideous men explained much of my ...more
Aug 14, 2018
Aug 01, 2018
 
Versed
3.80
it was amazing
it's like a storm a draught a hurricane a drizzle a breeze in the mind
Apr 22, 2018
not set
Apr 16, 2018
 
Min kamp 4 (Min kamp #4)
4.18
No Proust but still authentic
Jun 05, 2016
May 31, 2016
 
The Denial of Death
4.18
it was amazing
Many things seem to make more sense now. Didn't know a book could be so powerful.
Apr 04, 2016
Mar 25, 2016
 
Bluets
4.28
it was amazing
Insane reading experience; amazing
Oct 15, 2017
Sep 28, 2017
 
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
4.24
it was amazing
The last three chapters have an intense, brainwashing quality to them. Probably the book that changed my mind the most. Hoping to hear some sound coun ...more
Oct 13, 2018
May 17, 2018
 
Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth
4.02
it was amazing
Fantastic book. Finished in one sitting and couldn't stop. Really pulled together a lot of my scattered thoughts from computation theory and some bits ...more
Dec 16, 2015
Sep 07, 2015
 
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
3.87
Love and hate this book at the same time. Dangerous; the porousness of our mind's borders.
May 28, 2016
Jan 18, 2016
 
Milk and Honey
4.15
Poetry in the age of Twitter and Instagram; I’m clicking
Dec 15, 2017
Oct 28, 2017
 
The Shadow of Sirius
4.16
it was amazing
Wow, how could anything get better than this
Jul 27, 2018
Apr 21, 2018
 
Turing: A Novel about Computation
3.01
it was amazing
So good. Wish I read this earlier.
Mar 14, 2016
Jan 11, 2016
 
The Marriage Plot
3.43
it was ok
What’s up with the ending??? Ugh
May 05, 2018
May 12, 2016
 
World Order
4.06
None
not set
Apr 01, 2016
 
The Cuckoo's Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage
4.20
None
not set
Mar 21, 2015
 
Moral Politics: How Liberals and Conservatives Think
4.02
None
not set
Sep 27, 2015
 
Philosophical Dictionary
4.09
None
not set
Aug 07, 2017
 
Essays and Aphorisms
4.20
None
not set
Oct 22, 2015
 
The Mandarins
4.12
None
not set
Jun 08, 2016
 
Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed
4.18
None
not set
Jul 29, 2016
 
Blue Octavo Notebooks
4.15
None
Jan 07, 2018
Dec 10, 2017
 
The Story of Philosophy: A Concise Introduction to the World's Greatest Thinkers and Their Ideas
4.13
it was amazing
None
Feb 08, 2015
Feb 06, 2015
 
The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception
4.27
None
not set
Jul 11, 2017
 
Summa Theologica, 5 Vols
4.09
None
not set
Nov 12, 2018
 
Sculpting in Time
4.50
None
not set
Jul 10, 2016
 
Seven Types of Ambiguity
3.87
None
not set
Jun 17, 2018
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